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A’s waste late lead to Royals, lead over Tampa Bay down to 1

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Brett Phillips hit a tying home run off Hendricks in the ninth, Adalberto Mondesi followed with an RBI double and the Kansas City Royals beat Oakland 6-5 on Monday night to end the Athletics' six-game winning streak. It felt like I was making some pitches when I needed to but not enough,'' Hendriks said. I fell behind a couple times and had to kind of groove them a fastball.

A’s take on Royals in Oakland

Monday, September 16th, 2019

The Kansas City Royals continue baseball's toughest finishing schedule Monday night against the team with the easiest wrap-up slate when they open a week-long trip with a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics. The Royals (55-95) flew into Oakland on Sunday night just as the Kansas City Chiefs were flying out following a 28-10 thumping of the Raiders in an NFL matchup. Unlike the powerful Chiefs, the Royals packed a losing streak for their flight, one that consisted of 4-1, 6-1 and 12-3 home losses to first-place Houston.